What is MMA Acrylic for Nails?
Methyl methacrylate (MMA) is an acrylic monomer first invented for 
the dental industry, where it continues to do a wonderful job for teeth. However, its composition makes it unsuitable for the nail...
How to Pick the Right Pair of Cuticle Nippers
Nippers are available in 1/8-, 1/4-, 1/2- and full-jaw sizes. Smaller jaw sizes provide more control, while larger jaws offer faster working time for experienced techs. Jaw sizes are largely a matter...
Gallery: Thanksgiving Nails
It’s time for feathers and turkeys again! We have ideas for all your clients – whether they want cartoon drawings or subtle autumn colors. Click through to see more. »       ...
Nail Art Tutorial: Essie Tweed Design
This patterned pop of color using Essie polishes is an chic complement to jeans or a little black dress.Step 1: Hydrate with Apricot Cuticle Oil.Step 2: Clean then prep nails with an Essie base coat....
Nail Art Tutorial: Polo Stripes
Put pep in your clients' step with this "Polo Stripe" design using all Essie colors! Here’s the how to: Step 1: Hydrate with Apricot Cuticle Oil. Step 2: Clean then prep nail with an Essie base coat...
Meet OPI Educator Christy Graham!
Meet Christy Graham, a top Educator for OPI. All she did was inquire about careers at the OPI booth during a trade show and presto! Find out how the same can happen for you:Nailpro: How long have you...
What Nails Discolored at the Moons Mean
Just as the moon seems to change shape in the night sky, so do the half-moons of your clients’ fingernails. Like nails, the moons, or lunulae, can be affected by health, age, nutrition, changes in...
How to Apply OPI Infinite Shine
Achieve rich, durable color in just three easy steps with OPI Infinite Shine. Available in 30 shades, the lacquer system is applied and removed like a traditional polish and offers a shiny, gel-like...